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Total crime 0%
Violent crime 17%
Property crime 3%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleUniversity Park/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,574 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)445 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,129 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • University Park crime rates are equal to the national average
  • Violent crimes in University Park are 17% higher than the national average
  • In University Park you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • University Park is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in University Park has decreased by 5%

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The University Park crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in University Park as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The University Park crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In University Park (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in University Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in University Park is 1 in 225
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in University Park is 1 in 47
      The chance of being a victim of crime in University Park is 1 in 39

      Year Over Year Crime In University Park (per 100,000 people)

      University Park police department

      ItemUniversity ParkIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2030,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Illinois

      StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Manhattan, IL7,40525330355
      Peotone, IL4,14672554626
      Homer Glen, IL24,38537605641
      Beecher, IL4,26489557646
      St. John, IN15,77717630647
      Glenwood, IL8,853124620745
      Dyer, IN16,13363838901
      University Park, IL7,1964452,1292,574

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lihue, HI7,1962082,3972,605
      Ladera Heights, CA7,195145774919
      Clinton, IL7,1951152,9313,046
      Altoona, WI7,1931531,3421,495
      Grandview Heights, OH7,191381,4041,442
      University Park, IL7,1964452,1292,574
      Source: The University Park, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.